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This McDonald's advertisement sucks

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by curiouskt, May 15, 2017.

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Is it offensive?

Poll closed May 22, 2017.
  1. yes

    30.8%
  2. no

    53.8%
  3. depends

    15.4%
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  1. curiouskt

    curiouskt Regular Member

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    blogzandstuff Elite Member

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    well you just posted it on the largest marketing forum on the net, so people will talk about it.
     
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  3. Capo Dei Capi

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    It's not offensive unless you use twitter and get tricked into being offended by influencers.
     
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  4. Vladamir

    Vladamir Power Member

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    what about posting the actual video and not a link to a spammy mashable compilation post
     
  5. JustUs

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    Some people choose to be offended by anything.
     
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    I find it offensive.

    But I didn't watch it so I'm just shooting the shit, like 99% of social media comments.
     
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  7. curiouskt

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    Dont know how to edit first post, here is advertisement
     
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    OK...I don't even understand what that had to do with McD's. So his dead dad liked their fish sandwich. Plenty of living people like it too.

    That ad sucks. I'm offended that they spent money making it. It certainly doesn't make me want to eat there.
     
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    I'm offended by your comment, I'm using my right to be offended by anything rights.
     
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    Not sure if offensive, but definitely stupid.
     
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    I'm offended whenever I see a McDonalds.

    Their food sucks!!!
     
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    What's offensive about it? And how?
    So a mother tells a son that his dad liked the same crap food as him.
    I don't even understand what part is supposed to be offensive?

    It's like the nutters who wanted to ban womens nipples being shown in newspapers. They said it was offensive.
    To whom and how?

    If a woman wants to show people her nipples, and people want to look at them, what's the problem?
    If you don't like nipples, or are offended by them, then don't look at them.
    But also mind your own business and don't try to stop other people.

    And if you don't like kids with small hands and scruffy shoes who are crap at football and can't get a girlfriend liking the same crap food as their dead dad, then don't watch the advert and maybe get a life while you're at it.
     
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    Distasteful perhaps, but offensive?

    oxeOg4e_d.jpg
     
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    Very true.
     
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    People who get offended by random shit like this must have really hard time on the Internet nowadays.
     
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    It's pure genius marketing.... either way, MCDs are getting a LOT of PR from it, even if pulled from TV screens
     
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    you can taste the illuminati in everything thats mcdonalds
     
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    The Internet is catering to those people more and more.
     
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    I like it, it warmed my heart.

    I don't think that kid made the right choice with the fish burger though, come on dude, big mac.
     
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    The world is. Bloody liberal fascists.